Miriam H. (Heeter) Fry

Born: Wed., Feb. 6, 1924
Died: Sun., Apr. 20, 2014


Memorial Service

4:00 PM Wed., Apr. 23, 2014


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Miriam H. Fry, 90, of Sidney, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 12:30 PM of end stage COPD at her residence.  She was born February 6, 1924 in Yagertown, Pennsylvania, the daughter of John A. and Anna Rebecca (Kneppe) Heeter and they are deceased.  She was married to William J. Fry on May 15, 1949 and he passed away on March 7, 2011.  Surviving is a daughter, Bobbie Anne Fry and her significant other, Stanley Pochron of Portage, Michigan and the granddog, Elsie Beth.  Mrs. Fry was a 1942 graduate of Lewistown High School in Lewistown, Pennsylvania.  She had been a long distance telephone operator for Bell Telephone Company and also worked at the AAA in Sidney as the air travel manager and had escorted a large group of people to Hawaii as a tour guide at one time.  She loved to play golf with her husband, was active in the local square dance club and an avid bridge player.  She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Sidney where she had at one time served as a deacon, elder and trustee.   A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM at the Amos Chapel at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, 3003 W. Cisco Rd., Sidney, Ohio with Rev. Kenneth Castor.  Burial will be held at a later date at Graceland Cemetery.   Memorial contributions may be made to the Dorothy Love Life Care Fund, 3003 W. Cisco Rd., Sidney, Ohio  45365 or the charity of one’s choice.   Envelopes will be available at the memorial service.   Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney is handling the funeral arrangements and condolences may be expressed to the Fry family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home’s web site at:  www.salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com

Charitable donations may be made in Miriam's memory to the following organizations:

Charity of one's choice

Dorothy Love Life Care Fund
3003 W. Cisco Rd. Sidney Ohio, 45365
Tel: 937-498-2391

Senior Independence Hospice
6520 Poe Ave., Dayton, Ohio 45414
Tel: 1-937-415-5666

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Marilyn Akers Voisard
   Posted Thu April 24, 2014
Bobbie, I saw in the Sidney paper that your mother passed away recently.
I hope she is at peace. Please take care and remember the good times with your mom and dad. Marilyn Akers Voisard

Vicki Ferree Hicks
   Posted Thu April 24, 2014
Bobbie, So sorry to hear about your mom's passing. My prayers of peace are with you at this time. Vicki Ferree Hicks

Diana Andrews-Neumann
   Posted Thu April 24, 2014
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Becky Egbert
   Posted Sat April 26, 2014
Bobbie,
So sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. I'll be keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. Becky

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